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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

For each valid genus, the nominal generic synonyms are listed. The taxonomic history (since 1900) at the bottom of the page lists the genera to which all of the currently included species have been classified.

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genus Pseudodontoideus Frierson, 1927: nominal genera
     2 valid species

Pseudodontoideus Frierson, 1927
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 23.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Strophitus Rafinesque, 1820)
Type species: Margaritana alabamensis Lea, 1861 (orig. desig.) = Pseudodontoideus connasaugaensis

Pseudodontideus Thiele, 1934
‘Frierson’ Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk. 3: 832 [1267].
(error for Pseudodontoideus Frierson, 1927)

Pseudodontoides Modell, 1964
‘Frierson’ of Authors.
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 91.
Pfeiffer et al., 2019, MPE 137: 124.
(error for Pseudodontoideus Frierson, 1927)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

Lampsilis (s.s.)Simpson (1900)
AnodontaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914), Clench & Turner (1956), Burch (1975)
AlasmidontaSimpson (1900)
StrophitusSimpson (1900), Ortmann (1923), Thiele (1934), R.I. Johnson (1967), ..., ITIS (2012), Inoue et al. (2014), Williams et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018)
Strophitus (s.s.)Simpson (1914), Frierson (1927), Haas (1969)
Anodonta (Pyganodon)Frierson (1927), Haas (1969), R.I. Johnson (1970), Heard (1975)
Strophitus (Pseudodontoideus)Frierson (1927), Haas (1969)
PyganodonBrim Box & Williams (2000)
PseudodontoideusSmith et al. (2018), Graf & Cummings (2021), Bieler (2021)

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